Wednesday, July 17, 2019

A Bong, A Vest, A Torch: JPD Busts Dispensary Parties, Contraband

An array of edibles, marijuana, ecstasy, a bong, a ballistic vest, a vacuum sealer and $3,000 in cash sat on a table inside the...

Reeves’ ‘Ready to Work’ Plan Caps Tuition for Some, Adds K-12...

ELLISVILLE, Miss.—In front of a crowd of enthusiastic college educators, Mississippi Lt. Gov. Tate Reeves announced his plan to make Mississippi a "Ready to...

Why haven’t we heard about Zavation?

Tucked quietly in a non-descript beige building in Flowood is one of Mississippi’s best-kept secrets. Zavation is a company that specializes in design, engineering...

Two years since Kemper clean coal project ended

July 6 marked two years since the Mississippi Public Service Commission issued an order that called for a settlement in the battle over the controversial...

Jackson Man Sentenced to Over Five Years in Prison Under Project...

Jackson, Miss. – Nathaniel Teddy Brown, 37, of Jackson, was sentenced today by Chief U.S. District Judge Daniel P. Jordan III to 68 months...

Hinds County Man Convicted of Deliberate Design Murder

A Hinds county jury found Charles Kuebler, 35, of Jackson, guilty of deliberate design murder. Kuebler has been convicted a second time for the...

AG Hood Asks Congress for Relief for Flood Victims

Additional letter sent to Army Corps of Engineers seeking information, including reimbursement for state response to opening of Bonnet Carré Spillway and an update...

CHILD DESERTION UNIT: ENSURING SUPPORT FOR OUR CHILDREN

The Child Desertion Unit is dedicated to the criminal prosecution of delinquent child support cases, addressing the chronic and persistent issue of parents not providing emotional...

‘Horrified’ Activists Rally Against Natchez Migrant Facility

JACKSON—As Hurricane Barry threatened to flood their city, New Orleans residents Sarah Bechdel and Rose Falvey fled to Jackson last week. The storm, it...

Candidates: Mississippi Should Focus on Vocational Education

CLINTON, Miss. (AP) — Candidates for Mississippi governor are saying the state should strengthen vocational education programs to boost the economy.Republican Lt. Gov. Tate...